2023-24 SEASON




Wednesday, October 19, 2023 | 7:30 PM

Merkin Concert Hall

129 West 67th Street

Our acclaimed Gala Awards Concert will feature the Salon’s 2023 Career Grant Winners and renowned French pianist and 2020 Career Grant Winner Remi Geniet


Renée Murphy, harp

Daniel Hodos, violin

Merz Trio

Keila Wakao, violin

Ivalas Quartet

Rémi Geniet, piano

Autumn in New York

November 15, 2023 at 7 p.m.

Kosciuszko Foundation

15 East 65 Street

Enjoy the fall season with an exciting concert featuring two dazzling young artists – 15 year old pianist Kayden Kelly and 15 year old violinist Amaryn Olmeda, winner of the 24th Sphinx Competition

Holiday Concert

December 14, 2023, at 7 p.m.

Private Residence

Celebrate the holidays at our traditional Holiday Concert featuring the remarkable young artists James Birch, violin and Melody Shen, flute

New Year’s Concert

January 24, 2024 at 7 p.m.

Kosciuszko Foundation

15 East 65 Street

We ring in the New Year with a joyful concert at the elegant Kosciuszko Foundation, featuring two young rising talents – pianist Hao Liu and violist Emad Zolfaghari

Ode to Spring 

Prelude (2023)

The world premiere of a new work for piano by Zhou Tian

February 28, 2024 at 7 p.m.

Chelsea Loft

Join us and hear the world premiere of a new work by composer Zhou Tian, commissioned by Salon de Virtuosi for alumna Claire Huangci, piano. We will also present two talented young artists – pianist Juhee Lim and violinist Amelia Sze



Three additional concerts are currently in the works for the Spring of 2024. In May we plan to present our annual Musical Soul of Hungary concert in collaboration with the Consulate General of Hungary, followed by our celebrated East Meets West and Summer Song from Japan concerts in May and June.

  The dates of our spring concerts will be announced as soon as the schedules of our diplomatic hosts are finalized. 

Please follow our website, www.sdev.org, for the most up to date information.

With deepest thanks to the support of our members, benefactors and friends and a generous grant from the Alphadyne Foundation  for enabling us to continue our mission.

We rely on your generous support to fulfill the Salon’s vital mission of providing encouragement, performance opportunities, and financial assistance to our deserving young artists, which makes such a meaningful impact on the lives and careers of young artists.

2023 - 2024 SEASON